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I don't want to talk about Ferguson

I have no desire to write about Ferguson. None.

As a black woman the whole situation breaks my heart and frustrates me, but it does not surprise me in the least. 900 more words

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Police - Excessive use of deadly force

I’ve written before about the police using excessive or deadly force but it didn’t seem to do any good because it just keeps happening.

I’m not the kind of person to say that the cops are bad but they are obviously overstepping their bounds.  238 more words

Observation

Civil Rights Groups Release Joint “Unity” Statement On Ferguson And “Police Abuse” [VIDEO]


Thirteen organizations — which include the ACLU, NAACP, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, National Action Network, and Rainbow Push Coalition — sent a letter to… 1,460 more words

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Civil Rights Groups Release Joint “Unity” Statement On Ferguson And “Police Abuse” [VIDEO]


Thirteen organizations — which include the ACLU, NAACP, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, National Action Network, and Rainbow Push Coalition — sent a letter to… 1,460 more words

National

Civil Rights Groups Release Joint “Unity” Statement On Ferguson And “Police Abuse” [VIDEO]

Thirteen organizations — which include the ACLU, NAACP, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, National Action Network, and Rainbow Push Coalition — sent a letter to… 1,460 more words

Nation

This Weeks TWATC Poll: Do You Feel That Michael Brown and Ferguson Missouri Are Important Because...

This Week On The World According To Curran…

Michael Brown, and Ferguson Missouri: Shining A Hot White Light On The Big Blue Wall.

What Do You Think? 40 more words

The World According To Curran

TIME: Opinion: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: "The Coming Race War Won't Be About Race": Why Ferguson is a Wakeup Call For America


TIME: Opinion: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

If there’s any good that comes out of Ferguson besides the Brown family getting justice for what happened to their relative Michael, is that it will hopefully be a wakeup call for America about the problems that we still have with race-relations. 265 more words

Opinion